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Mike

Britmodeller
Donations

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After six years of self-funding the site, we've taken the decision to open it up to donations from members to help with the massively increased costs that were accompanied by the recent move of server to a more powerful, more professional one.

If you enjoy your visits to Britmodeller, and want to show your appreciation as well as keep us going in some small way, just click on the Paypal donate button you'll find on the homepage, and on the forum main page. Every little helps toward the upkeep of the site, and as a thank you, we've created a new member category called "Gold Member", which gives you some additional abilities and resources that members don't usually get.

You get:

  • A shiny gold name, which as everyone knows is priceless
  • An expanded mailbox with space for 500 messages
  • Search flood control is removed (2 seconds for members)
  • Posting flood control is removed (100 seconds for members)
  • You can open and close your own topics

In addition, you also get the undying respect from us, as well as some kudos from the other members because you did your bit for Britmodeller. We were going to remove the bad word filter from you, but as this is a family-conscious forum, we baulked at that one :frantic:

Our man Dave (Shar2) is managing the process and documenting it all, so if you have any queries or would like to let him know you've made a donation, just drop him a PM with your name, your Britmodeller Display Name, and the email address you used to make the donation. He'll sort out your gold badge ;)

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Could Anthony Hughes please make himself known to the tall gentleman with the dodgy knees please? :)

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"Goldmember", eh? I'll gladly swap all those privileges for a nice E-Type, even if it is red-white-and-blue.

Donation on its way.

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:lol: trust you! :rolleyes:



BTW - I added a nice gold nugget to put under your member title :bling:

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Done. Know what it takes running a forum, so don't mind donating.

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Gosh....!!!

turn my back for a day and I find I have gone all shiny and posh ...!!!!

Mike and co....thanks for the "thanks".....most unexpected...

PS....where is the VIP bar .... :bling:

Regards Trevor......:D

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Cannot let this site down.

Donation on its way. :coolio:

Regards Frank.

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And small donation inbound.

Mark

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I'd like to donate but don't have PayPal. Is there any other way?

Trevor

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You can set up a direct debit, or the PayPal Page will take your credit or debit card details without the need to register

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Thanks to everyone that's chipped in so far - it really is quite touching (said without any sarcasm at all) to see that people do value Britmodeller ^_^ We'll catch up with the Golding (must not get that mixed up with gelding :analintruder: ) later, as we can't be at the keyboard all the time, but if you haven't been gelded oops! Golded by tomorrow, it's possible we've not been able to tie up your donation with your user name, so drop us a PM with real name, display name and email used to donate, and we'll sort it out :)

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You can set up a direct debit, or the PayPal Page will take your credit or debit card details without the need to register

Righto!

Trevor

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sent a small payment, will send more at future times

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Well worth a couple of quid to keep what bit of sanity I have left. Great job by The Boss Man and his team of Bouncers ( No not these :bouncy:) :goodjob:

Donation on the way.

Mick

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Guys,

Really great of people to support Britmodeller in this way. Takes the pressure off us a little bit in keeping the site financed :)

True gentlemen :)

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Could Anthony Hughes please make himself known to the tall gentleman with the dodgy knees please? :)

He's not that tall :rofl:

Donation made - things you do for a bit of bling eh?

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well he was till he had dodgy knees now hes a short a""e

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sent a small payment, will send more at future times

nodnodnod me too!

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Mike'll want blood next....where's that #11 blade? :whistle:

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Just sent a small donation. A big thank you to all the members of the team for keeping BM alive.

Carlos

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